PA nuke shuts second reactor over turbine blade worries

Owners of the Susquehanna nuclear power plant in Pennsylvania shut down the Unit 1 reactor yesterday so that technicians can check the turbine blades for cracks. Unit 2 was shut down two weeks ago after significant cracks were found in the blades in that unit.

Link: http://standardspeaker.com/news/ppl-shuts-down-second-reactor-at-local-power-plant-1.1147647

Advertisements

About Robert Singleton

By day, I work for a call center. In my spare time, I try to save my hometown (and planet) from a nearly constant onslaught of greedheads, lunatics and land developers. I live in a fictional town called Austin, Texas, where I go to way too many meetings.
This entry was posted in Event Reports, Reactor problems and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s